1875 Page Act; Prohibited the Entry of Immigration for Asians
1882 Chinese Exclusion Act. Suspended all Chinese immigration for 10 years
1894 Gresham-Yang Treaty allowed the Chinese total immigration to the US
1906 Schools are separate in San Francisco by Asians and Americans
1941 Attack on Pearl Harbor raised tension in the US and the Japanese
1965 First Asian Congressman was elected
1965 Immigration and nationality overturned laws setting immigration quotas.
1968 AAPA Rally. Speeches made fighting for racial freedom and equality
1968 Formation of Asian American Political Alliance.
1980 Refugee Act passed; Put restrictions on refugees entering the US
1988 Civil Liberties Act; WW2 Japanese that were put into camps, repaid
2000 % of Asian Americans with bachelors degrees reached 60%
2013 Asian Americans reported happiest, highest income, best educated race